Alcest is a French Post-Metal band whose genre-bending ethereal sound has made them a global name. Dreamy yet heavy, dark yet soulful – this band’s music has surrealistic feel to it.
Alcest played their first show in India at Bangalore Open Air. In this episode of JamToast, Neige (Stéphane Paut) talks about their style of music, their influences and his special love for Japanese culture from which the album Kodama was inspired. Neige also talks about how the band got its name and their upcoming album. He also explains his first reaction to visiting India for the first time and witnessing its culture firsthand.